Sam's Town Point
"...On a rare rainy morning in late August, Radiance resident Roger Kew stops midway down the path leading to the Golden Dome -- the communal meditation site -- and stands motionless for a couple of seconds. "Hear the quiet?" the native Londoner asks, cocking his head..."
"...Please, let's have a car-free downtown with great tram service. (Trams are what the 'Dillos are pretending to be.) Then we can divert the huge car-parking budget to sidewalks and bikeways..."
"...Roger Kew, an HCWPP member, says the group filed a lawsuit after hearing county workers explain that Commissioner Bill Burnett had helped them "draw the lines" on the road map after it was approved by the Commissioners Court but before it was submitted to the Capital Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (CAMPO). The plan is used as input for CAMPO's area transportation plan, which is then used as a guideline to seek federal and state transportation funds...."
"...Roger Kew, another area resident and HCWPP member, agrees. "I'm sure the cost would be prohibitive," he says..."
"..."Nobody likes to be told that they're doing something wrong," Baxter says. "But that's what we're doing, and that's what makes us unpopular." Radiance resident Roger Kew makes no excuse for the group's unpopularity: "We feel as residents that the council members had a duty to safeguard our interests..."
"...Roger Kew, Manager..."